Matt Parker explains why no one should be fooled by a misuse of statistics just like no one was fooled by “I did not have sexual relations with that woman.”
very nice article that is missing your job to be fully understandable beyond numbers and words.
PS. very nice update here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/blog/2010/sep/29/statistics-lies-abuse?showallcomments=true#comment-7830171
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The ever so popular Walmart growth map gets an update, and yes, it still looks like a wildfire. Sam’s Club follows soon after, although not nearly as vigorously.
I almost didn’t make a best-of list this year, but as I clicked through the year’s post, it was hard …
We know when people usually get married. We know who never marries. Finally, it’s time to look at the other side: divorce and remarriage.
Here’s a chart to show you how long you have until you start to feel your age.